You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.
Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals: $4,300
Policies & Procedures
Campus Detail Info
Member Campus Links
How to Apply
Applications are submitted through your home campus coordinator.
Find Your NSE Office
Our main campus is located in Big Rapids, Michigan - a naturally beautiful area of the state. The Big Rapids campus is 50 miles north of Grand Rapids, Michigan, Michigan's second largest city. Ferris is just a four-hour drive from Chicago and only three hours from Detroit.
Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students
Agriculture: Golf Course Management, Horticulture, Ornamental Horticulture
Art/Design/Fine Art: Art, Digital Arts, Graphic Design
Athletics: Physical Education
Biological Sciences: Applied Biology, Biology/Life Science, Forensic Biology
Business: Accounting, Actuarial Science, Advertising, Business, Business Administration, Business Education, Entrepreneurship, Finance/Banking, Insurance, International Business, Management, Management Information Systems, Marketing, Marketing, Retailing and Merchandising, Personnel, Printing Management, Procurement and Operations Management, Product Design, Public Relations, Secretarial Administration/Science, Small Business Management
Chemistry: Biochemistry, Chemistry, Industrial Chemistry
Communications: Communication, Speech/Rhetoric/Public Address, Television, Visual Communication Technology, Visual Design/Web Media, Writing/Editing
Criminal Justice: Corporate and Homeland Security, Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, Legal Studies
Education: Early Childhood, Elementary Education, Secondary Education, Vocational Education
Engineering: Construction Engineering, Drafting and Design, Electronics Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Survey Engineering
Environmental Studies: Environmental Biology
Fashion: Apparel/Fashion Merchandising
Food Science: Food Services Management
General Studies: Arts and Science, Gender Studies, Humanities
Geography and Urban Studies: Real Estate
Health and Safety Sciences: Clinical Laboratory Science, Dental Hygiene, Health Services Administration, Medical Diagnostic Imaging, Medical Laboratory Technology, Medical Records Administration and Services, Mortuary Science, Nuclear Medical Technology, Nursing, Radiologic Science, Respiratory Therapy
Hospitality and Tourism: Hotel/Restaurant Management, Tourism and Travel
Industrial Studies: Construction Management, Industrial Chemistry
Information Studies: Computer Science, Information Systems
Mathematics: Actuarial Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Computation Science, Mathematics, Statistics
Political Science: Political Science, Public Administration/Affairs
Recreation: Leisure Studies, Recreation
Sociology/Social Work: Social Work, Sociology
Technology: Architectural Technology, Automotive Technology, Biological Technology, Civil Engineering Technology, Construction Technology, Design Technology, Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning Technology, Heavy Equipment Technology, Manufacturing Technology, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Plastics Technology, Printing Technology, Welding Technology
GPA and Other Academic Requirements
Figures are current as of 10/18/2012.
Exchange with Canada - Health Insurance
For Plan B students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.
Regardless of Plan A or Plan B, students exchanging to or from Canada, apply for financial aid at their home campus.